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  • Record Number: 17507
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Ladis , Andrew.
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  • Title: Immortal Queen and Mortal Bride: the Marian Imagery of Ambrogio Lorenzetti's Cycle at Montesiepi [The author describes the depiction of Mary as both a bride and a queen in one fourteenth-century cycle. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Gazette des beaux-arts 119, (mai-juin 1992): Pages 189 - 200.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Art History- Painting Bride, Image of Iconography Lorenzetti, Ambrogio, Painter Mary, Virgin, Saint in Art Montesiepi, Siena, Italy- Abbey of San Galgano Queen, Image of Wall Paintings
  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 14
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  • Illustrations: Illustrations Twelve figures. Figure One, Lorenzetti, "Sinopia for Annunciation" (Montesiepi, Chapel of San Galgano). Figure Two "Annunciation (after restoration)." Figure Three "Saint Michael leads Galgano to the Celestial Court." Figure Four "Saints and Angels approach the Celestial Court." Figure Five "Maesta (before restoration)." Figure Six "Haggai." Figure Seven "Habakkuk." Figure Eight "Maesta (detail with Eve)." Figure Nine, view of altar wall with Maesta and Annunciation. Figure Ten "Maesta (detail of Virgin Enthroned after restoration)." Figure Eleven "Saints and Angels," detail of the Maesta. Figure Twelve "Saint Michael and Saint Galgano," detail fig. 3.
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00165530
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